Welcome to the Crime Victims Helpline

We offer support to all victims of crime in Ireland. Established in 2005, our aim is to support, inform and empower victims of crime and all those impacted by crime.

We are here to listen. We will give you time and space to talk about your experience. We can provide you with information about the criminal justice system and referrals to other resources in your community that may be able to help.

We can be contacted at:

Freephone 116 006


Text: 085 133 7711

Our regular hours are:

Monday – 10.00 a.m. to 7.30 p.m.
Tuesday to Friday – 10.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m.
Saturday and Bank Holidays – 2.00 p.m. to 4.00 p.m.
Sunday – Closed

Outside of these hours you can leave a message and your call will be returned during the next Helpline open hours.

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If an experience of crime is on your mind this weekend you can Freephone 116006 between 2pm and 4pm today for support and information ... See MoreSee Less

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Yesterday saw the launch of the Immigrant Council of Ireland, Transport for Ireland and Dublin City Council annual national transport anti-racism campaign.

"During the period of the campaign we are encouraging ALL transport users to report any incidences of racism they see or experience. Email us: stopracism@immigrantcouncil.ie

Eliminating racism on our transport networks is a brilliant place to start as they are used by everyone without discrimination - let's take this message out into society!"
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